Wrote Huffingtonpost.com piece "Upheaval at the UN" about a possible revolt by the General Assembly against the Security Council over the naming of a new UN Secretary-General.
I was quoted in a piece in The New York Times comparing Andrew Cuomo's speaking style with his father, Mario Cuomo's style, entitled "Cuomo, in Speech, Faces Standard Set by His Father".
Speaker at conference in Brasilia sponsored by the Brazilian government entitled 'A Security Council for the 21st Century: Challenges and Prospects'.
Interviewed by JTBC television in Seoul, Korea, about the legacy of UN Secretary-General Ban Ki Moon.
Appeared in video tribute to former Ambassador William Van Den Heuvel at the annual dinner of the Municipal Arts Society.
Letter published in The Atlantic Monthly correcting misinformation about my father and my uncle John King Fairbank.
Appearance on Russian TV's Crosstalk program discussing the foreign policy views of Trump and Clinton.
Publication by Praeger of a new edition of President John Kennedy's "Why England Slept", with a new introduction by Stephen Schlesinger.
Letter to the New York Times published commending its call for more transparancy in selecting the next UN Secretary General but pointing out that the five permanent members of the UN Security Council in the end will invariably make the final choice.
Interviewed by Beijing's second largest Chinese-language daily newspaper, the Mirror Evening, about the race to select the next UN Secretary-General.
Piece in Huffingtonpost.com entitled "Will Sanders Go Third Party?"
Panelist at second National Model UN Conference at Sheraton Hotel, NYC.
Panelist at National Model UN Conference at Sheraton Hotel, NYC.
Interviewed by BuzzFeed about Donald Trump's views on the United Nations.
Participant in a "retreat" sponsored by the International Peace Academy on behalf of the Independent Commission on Multilateralism to examine and recommend a new communications strategy for the United Nations.
Quoted in Barbara Crossette's article in The Nation Magazine on-line entitled "Where Do The Presidential Candidates Stand On The United Nations? You Might be Surprised."
Keynote speaker at UN Week event at Occidental College in Los Angeles.
Interview with Japanese newspaper, Yomiuri Shinbun, about the death of former UN Secretary-General Bourtrous Boutrous Ghali.
Wrote piece for Huffingtonpost.com entitled "Why Republicans are Stuck with Obama's ISIS Strategy."
Guest lecturer at School of International and Public Affairs at Columbia University in course on the United Nations taught by former US Ambassador John Hirsch.
Interview with author Pamela Hanlon for her book on the relationship between the UN and NYC.
Interviewed on iCastNews.com "Live and Direct" from United Nations HDQ by Jonathan Sanders on the UN and Israel and the UN's Holocaust Memorial event.
Speaker at ceremony held at UN headquarters honoring the 70th anniversary of the UN's founding and commemorating the 23rd year of the accession to the UN by the Republic of Slovakia to the UN, hosted by Slovakia's UN envoy, Frantisek Ruzicka, and attended by UN ambassadors from Brazil, Sweden, Kazakistan, Andorra, Monaco and Finland.
C-Span broadcast of FDR Presidential Library's Fall Forum in Hyde Park, New York, honoring the UN's 70th anniversary, where I spoke on Franklin Roosevelt's role in establishing the United Nations.
Panelist at "Clash of Cultures: The Middle East in Turmoil", sponsored by the Sen. Frank Church Institute, at Boise (Idaho) State University. Interviewed on local Boise KTVB news station about refugees and ISIS, Friday, Jan. 15.
Half-hour interview on Global Connections TV (GCTV), a UN affiliate, on the future of the UN. GCTV broadcasts throughout the English-speaking world via cable, satellite, public-access television, and the World Wide Web.
Quoted in Barbara Crossette piece in The Nation Magazine (Jan.11-18, 2016 issue) entitled "In 2016, the UN Will Be Transformed. Will That Be Enough to Bring It Back To Life?" In her article, Crossette calls Act of Creation a "classic" account of the UN's founding.
Wrote Huffingtonpost.com piece entitled "Trump's Magical Realism: Barring Muslims."
Wrote Huffingtonpost.com piece entitled "Let's Be Pragmatic About The United Nations."
Luncheon held in honor of my book, Act of Creation, hosted by Finland's ambassador to the UN, Kai Sauer, at his residence, with the UN envoys from India, Slovakia, Greece, Panama and Columbia.
Quoted in article on Aspenia Online (Aspen Institute Italia), entitled, "Hesitation and Confusion in the anti-ISIS Strategy of the US", by Valentina Pasquali
Wrote Huffingtonpost.com piece entitled "Why ISIS May Be On The Verge of Collapse."
Wrote an on-line article for the Ralphe Bunche Institute's UN website, PassBlue, entitled "Pragmatism in Year 70 at The UN." Article reposted by the organization, the Global Citizens' Initiative, for its 7,500 members and by the website GlobalMemo.org.
Discussant at evening program presented by the Ralphe Bunche Institute for International Studies, NYC, on subject of "The UN, 70 and Counting," to be held at the CUNY Graduate Center, 365 Fifth Avenue (at E 34th St.).
Speaker at the FDR Presidential Library's Fall Forum in Hyde Park, New York, honoring the 70th anniversary of the UN. My address was on Franklin Roosevelt's role in establishing the United Nations.
Interviewed by the BBC World Service Radio History Program, Witness, on the 1945 San Francisco Conference that founded the UN.
Interviewed by Japan's largest newspaper, Yomiuri Shimbun, on the UN's strengths and weaknesses as it celebrates its 70th anniversary.
Wrote a Huffingtonpost.com piece on actor Robert Redford's comments on his new movie, "Truth", concerning the firing of CBS anchorman Dan Rather over an expose he did on 60 Minutes claiming that President George W. Bush skipped out on his National Guard duties in the 1970s using high-level contacts. Redford plays Rather in the film.
The Nation Magazine website published my on-line article on a new UN investigative body in Guatemala entitled "This is One of The Most Innovative Programs in the UN's Toolbox."
Panelist on the Russian TV Show, "CrossTalk" debating how to reform the United Nations.
Interviewed by the German TV Network, Deutsche Welle, on the UN's 70th anniversary, and, later, by Japan's largest newspaper, Yomiuri Shimbun, about the legacy of UN Secretary-General Ban Ki Moon.
The New York Times published my letter entitled "Guatemala's Democracy" on the current upheaval in Guatemalan politics.
Appeared on the Chinese international network, CCTV, half-hour program entitled "Heat" discussing the Syrian crisis with two other guests.
Interviewed by Agence France-Presse TV about the status of the United Nations in its 70th year. AFP distributes to CNN, CBS, BBC and Al Jazeera.
Appeared on CNN Weekends show discussing the recent US opening to Cuba, along with historian Douglas Brinkley -- hosted by Fredricka Whitefield.
Wrote piece for Huffingtonpost.com entitled "Congress's Phony Anger at United Nations over Iranian Nuclear Deal."
Speaker at San Francisco "Luncheon Society" event on Arthur Schlesinger Jr.'s Letters, and on my book about the UN's founding, Act of Creation.
Member of the UN Foundation delegation to the 70th Anniversary ceremonies in San Francisco marking the closing day of the 1945 San Francisco Conference that founded the United Nations.
Wrote Op-Ed piece for Sunday's San Francisco Chronicle entitled "San Francisco -- the Birthplace of the United Nations."
Speaker at annual meeting of the UN Association of the USA in Washington D.C., on panel discussing topic, "Past, Present and Future: The UN at 70".
Interviewed on history of UN's founding by global affairs blog "UN Dispatch" and Global Dispatches Podcast.
Interviewed by O Globo, national newspaper of Brazil, about the future of the United Nations.
Speaker at UN Conference in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, sponsored by the Institute of International Relations at the Pontifical Catholic University and the UN Information Center of Rio, on the subject, "How The United States and the Soviet Union Founded the United Nations".
Interviewed by the UN correspondent for O Estado de Sao Paulo about the future of the United Nations.
Moderator of Luncheon Society event with former Democratic Congressman Barney Frank discussing his new book, "Frank."
Submitted introduction commissioned by Harper Collins Publishers for new edition of President John Kennedy's 1940 book, "Why England Slept."
Letter to The NY Times, defending the UN against charges that it is at fault for not settling the Syrian civil war.
Provided "peer review" comments for an upcoming June 2015 report by the Commission on Global Security, Justice and Governance, that recommends global institutional reforms. The Commission is sponsored by the Hague Institute For Global Justice in the Netherlands and the Stimson Center in Washington D.C. and chaired by former US Secretary of State Madeleine Albright.
Interviewed by an Italian journalist for Aspenia Online, the web magazine of the Aspen Institute Italia, on the respective policies of the Democratic and Republican parties toward the conflicts in Syria and Iraq.
Interview with German televison network, Deutsche Welle (DW) about the possibilities of UN Security Council reform.
Panelist in two-day retreat on "New Threats, Challenges, and Opportunities for the Multilateral System", the opening plenary session of the Independent Commission on Multilateralism, chaired by former Australian Prime Minister Kevin Rudd and sponsored by the International Peace Institute, held at the Greentree Estate in Manhasset, New York.
Panelist on Russia Today TV program "Crosstalk" debating the issue of America's Imperial Presidency.
Speaker at the CTAUN Conference -- Committee on Teaching About the United Nations, at the UN Building, NYC.
Interviewed by local ABC-TV affiliate in NYC about the legacy of Governor Mario Cuomo.
Wrote retrospective on the legacy of the late Governor Mario Cuomo published in The New York Observer on-line (and on January 7, 2015, in its print edition).
Interviewed by the European Sky-TV program "InFocus" and Iranian Press TV concerning the possibilities of reforming the UN Security Council.
Interviewed by UN correspondent of China's People's Daily about the upcoming meeting between President Obama and Chinese President Xi Jinping occurring this week in Beijing.
Wrote Huffingtonpost.com piece entitled "Today's Empire Builders".
Act of Creation quoted in piece by Carl Cannon, Washington Bureau Chief, Real Clear Politics website, apropro the 69th anniversary of the opening of the UN General Assembly.
Quoted in an article in The Daily Beast by its foreign editor, Christopher Dickey, entitled "The CIA's Wrong: Arming Rebels Works."
Debated American policy toward ISIS with author and former diplomat Hillary Main Leverett on Russia TV's "Crosstalk" program.
Wrote Huffingtonpost.com piece entitled "Turkish Leader Erdogan's Misstep in NYC".
Published Op-Ed piece in Los Angeles Times entitled "The Dangerous, Valuable Work of UN Peacekeepers".
Moderator of Ralph Bunche Institute program at CUNY in NYC on how journalists from the NY Times, Washington Post and Italian publications cover the UN
Wrote Huffingtonpost.com piece "NATO Sobers Up" about its handling of the Ukrainian crisis.
Interviewed by Brian Gruber, former C-Span producer, about my book, Bitter Fruit, for a documentary looking at the aftermath of US interventions abroad.
Interviewed on UN Global Connections TV discussing Schlesinger Letters book and my own book, Act of Creation.
Wrote Huffingtonpost.com piece "Obama's Hidden-Hand Foreign Policy."
Wrote Huffingtonpost.com piece entitled "A Few Words of Praise for the UN".
Interview with CNN about the Seinfeld TV show taped in front of Tom's Restaurant in Manhattan where Seinfeld's characters always gathered.
Interviewed for book on economist John Kenneth Galbraith's Letters (1933-2006) by Ric Holt.
Debated US policy in Iraq on Russian TV program "Crosstalk".
Published piece in Huffingtonpost.com entitled "The Last Days of Iraq"; later interviewed by Aljazeera Net's Washington correspondent, Yaser Alarmi, about possible cooperation between the US and Iran to protect Iraq from ISIS militant insugency.
WBUR radio in Boston rebroadcast the Schlesinger Letters book discussion held at the JFK Presidential library.
Panelist on the Schlesinger Letters book moderated by WBUR host Christopher Lydon at the Kennedy Presidential Library in Boston.
Schlesinger Letters book nominated for the non-fiction Kirkus book prize award of $50,000. Selection is on October 23, 2014. (It did not win.)
Interviewed for book, Two Days In June, by Andrew Cohen, concerning JFK's famous speeches on June 10 and 11, 1963, respectively, on the nuclear test-ban treaty with the USSR and the need for civil rights legislation.
Wrote Huffingtonpost.com piece "Finally, The UN Exercises Moral Authority".
Interviewed by historian David Nasaw about the Schlesinger Letters book at a New York Public Library event.
Moderator at luncheon for novelist Joyce Carol Oates sponsored by the Luncheon Society in NYC.
Interviewed on Al Jazeera America TV news program for my views on UN Secretary General Ban Ki Moon's legacy.
Letter published in The New York Times, "Restraint in Foreign Crises"; wrote Huffington Post.com piece, "What's So Terrible About Obama's Foreign Policy?"; appeared in documentary on the 1954 CIA coup in Guatemala, "The Deadly Phantom Coup", on the American Heroes Cable Channel, part of a "CIA Declassified" series produced by the Discovery Network & WMR Productions.
Interviewed for a biography of Henry Kissinger by historian Niall Ferguson.
Appointed to UNA-USA Advisory panel to oversee a book recounting the history of the organization from 1945 to 2014.
Interviewed via email by the Al-Rasub website/newspaper based in UAE, Abu Dhabi, about my career, the United Nations and American politics.
Interviewed for a New Republic Magazine article on the late biographer C. David Heymann by Andrew Goldman.
Speaker at the Franklin Roosevelt Presidential Library on the Schlesinger Letters book.
Yale University Press releases new book, Charter of the United Nations, with my chapter, "Has the UN Lived Up To Its Charter?"
Wrote Huffingtonpost.com piece entitled "Randy Mastro Strikes Out".
Wrote Huffingtonpost.com piece entitled "Finally the UN Exercises Moral Authority".
Wrote Huffingtonpost.com piece entitled "Ban Ki Moon is MIA on Crimea".
Wrote Huffingtonpost.com piece entitled "The Rogue CIA".
Appeared on Al Jazeera America TV to talk about how President Obama's handling of the Ukrainian crisis copied JFK's strategy in the Cuban Missile crisis of 1962.
Wrote Huffingtonpost.com piece entitled "Obama Borrows From The JFK Playbook on Ukraine."
Speaker at the Century Club in NYC on the Schlesinger Letters book.
Wrote piece for Huffingtonpost.com entitled "Mr. Mayor -- They're Not Going To Give You a Break" criticizing the media piling-on on NYC Mayor Bill De Blasio, in office only 2 months.
Speaker on the Schlesinger Letters book at the UN "Authors-For-Literacy" benefit and book-signing at the main UN Secretariat Building.
My letter to the New York Times Sunday Book Review section refuting a complaint by another letter-writer about my father's supposed indifference in his classroom to the Vietnam War.
Speaker at the Luncheon Society event for the Schlesinger Letters book in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
Interviewed on Al Jazeera America TV about the Geneva II talks on ending the Syrian civil war.
Interview with Cara Anna, the UN correspondent for AP, on the decision by UN Secretary-General Ban Ki Moon to rescind his invitation to Iran to attend the January 22nd Geneva conference on Syria (remarks appeared in The Miami Herald).
Interview with J. Tuyet Nguyen of the German Press Agency dpa in Berlin for a feature on the formation of the League of Nations, marking the centenary of World War 1.
Speaker at luncheon meeting of the Dutch Treat Club in NYC on the Schlesinger Letters book
Interviewed on Arise TV in NYC for an hour-long review of the events of the year 2013.
Interviewed on Al Jazeera America TV morning news show about President Obama's standing among Democrats in his second term.
Panelist at a Knickerbocker Club dinner in NYC discussing The Letters of Arthur Schlesinger Jr., moderated by Princeton historian Sean Wilentz.
Appeared on CSPAN "Book TV" as panelist at November 5th Vanderbilt University forum, hosted by Tom Brokaw and Jon Meacham, in which my brother and I spoke about the Schlesinger Letters book.
Appeared on the Chuck Todd MSNBC morning show "The Daily Rundown", with my brother, to talk about the Kennedy era and the Schlesinger Letters book.
Interviewed via email by French journalist Maud Guillaumin for her book on Jackie Kennedy.
Letter to Editor defending President Kennedy's liberalism published in the Sunday Boston Globe.
Interviewed on Al Jazeera TV morning news show about JFK's legacy and the Schlesinger Letters book.
Speaker at the Luncheon Society event in New York City on the Schlesinger Letters book. Evening interview with the RNN Cable-TV network (NYC) on the legacy of President John Kennedy, fifty years after his assassination.
Appeared on the Chris Matthew MSNBC show "Hardball" (with my brother) to talk about the Schlesinger Letters book.
Interview with US News and World Report internet site on "The Letters of Arthur Schlesinger Jr."
Debated Obama's foreign policy on "Crosstalk", on Russia Today TV, an English language TV news network in Moscow that broadcasts internationally.
Interviewed on the Leslie Marshall Radio Show in Washington DC about the Schlesinger Letters book.
Guest Speaker at luncheon hosted by the Microsoft Political Action Committee in Seattle, Washington, discussing Schlesinger Letters book.
Interviewed in morning on Nashville, Tennessee, Public Television show "A Word on Words" by John Seigenthaler about the Schlesinger Letters book. In afternoon, interviewed by the magazine BookPage on the book. In evening, panelist on "Arthur Schlesinger, Jr., and The Fate of Liberalism" event, part of Chancellor's Lecture Series at Vanderbilt University, covered by C-Span.
My brother and I addressed an audience at Politics and Prose Bookstore in Washington D.C. about the Schlesinger Letters book.
Interviewed on MSNBC "Morning Joe" show marking the publication of The Letters of Arthur Schlesinger Jr.
Official publication date of The Letters of Arthur Schlesinger Jr.
Wrote Huffingtonpost.com piece entitled "The Schlesinger Legacy".
Interview with Arise America TV on US surveillance of major world leaders.
Interviewed about the Arthur Schlesinger Jr. Letters book for "For Your Ears Only", a radio network serving major US cities, the American Forces Radio Network, YouTube and podcasts.
Interviewed by columnist and author Jon Alter about the editing of The Letters of Arthur Schlesinger, Jr. at a dinner meeting of the Board of Trustees of the Century Foundation.
Wrote Huffingtonpost.com piece entitled "Fresh Hopes For Change in Cuba"
Wrote Huffingtonpost.com piece entitled "The UN's Re-emergence on the World Scene."
Interviewed by German TV, Deutsche Welle DWTV, for my views on Germany's role at the United Nations.
Quoted in International Herald Tribune column by Jonathan Tepperman, Foreign Affairs Managing Editor, regarding my views about UN Secretary-General Ban Ki Moon.
Wrote Huffingtonpost.com piece entitled "Obama: Every Country is Exceptional."
Quoted in The New York Observer concerning my views of the UN's upcoming Fall session.
Interview with Arise America TV on the Russian-US agreement removing chemical weapons from Syria.
Interview with RT International TV on the impact of the Syrian conflict on the United Nations.
Skype interview on Arise America TV (broadcast in Europe and Africa) on Russian President Vladimir Putin's New York Times Op-Ed piece.
Taped half-hour TV interview with Bill Miller of Global Connections Television on the subject of the UN and its founding as well as the organization's current state.
Wrote Huffingtonpost.com piece entitled "Bombing Syria is a Losing Proposition".
Interviewed for RT (Russia Today) television program on Syria. In evening, spoke to Cornell University Seminar on the history of the United Nations via speaker phone.
Panelist on "Crosstalk" on RT-Russia Today television program, a half-hour public affairs forum, to debate the issue of President Obama's possible decision to attack Syria over its use of chemical weapons against its people.
Wrote Huffingtonpost.com piece entitled "Don't Go Into Syria."
Interviewed on Public Broadcasting System NewsHour Weekend on-line edition by Harry Severinsen about suspected chemical attacks in Syria.
Interviewed by The Atlantic Magazine for a piece about former CIA official and journalist Tom Braden.
Appeared as extra in Warber Parker eyeglass ad.
Article published in July-August edition of American Foreign Policy Interests Magazine entitled "The Warrior United Nations".
Wrote Huffingtonpost.com piece entitled "Obama's Impeachment Fear Over Surveillance".
Wrote Huffingtonpost.com piece entitled "Obama's Tenure, So Far".
Interviewed by Washington Post on the role played by the Robert Kennedy house, "Hickery Hill", in American public affairs.
Interviewed for book on JFK and the CIA by Alan Talbot.
Panelist on "Crosstalk", a half-hour public affairs program of Russia Today TV, hosted from Moscow, assessing Tony Blair's possible criminal complicity in the Iraq War.
Publication by the U.S. Institute of Peace of "The Brilliant Art of Peace", a collection of eleven public lectures at the UN Secretariat sponsored by UN Secretary General Kofi Annan, including my 2006 lecture on the founding of the United Nations.
Manuscript for "The Letters of Arthur Schlesinger Jr" sent to Random House for Fall publication.
Wrote Huffingtonpost.com piece entitled "Is Obama Too Deferential to the Military?".
Wrote Huffingtonpost.com piece entitled "Who Speaks For The UN?".
Wrote Huffingtonpost.com piece entitled "The Ordeal of Chuck Hegal".
Interviewed for book on Robert Kennedy by Larry Tye.
Wrote Huffingtonpost.com piece entitled "A Lull in The Iranian Crisis?"
Wrote Huffingtonpost.com piece entitled "Axelrod: Obama Never Considered Rice For Secretary of State."
Wrote Huffingtonpost.com piece entitled "Obama Greatest Legacy" about his enactment of Obamacare.
Wrote introductory essay to special issue of quarterly Hofstra University publication White House Studies on "US Presidential Leadership at the UN" supported by Nova Publishers.
Interviewed by The Diplomatic Courier magazine about US policy toward Iran under President Obama.
Wrote Huffingtonpost.com piece entitled "One Election Result: No US Attack on Iran".
Interviewed for book by Dean Owen reflecting on President Kennedy's assassination and legacy, to be published on the 50th anniversary of JFK's death, in November 2013.
Speaker at Century Association luncheon tribute to former Ambassador William Van Den Heuvel.
Guest commentator on Obama-Romney presidential debate on website Mashable.com.
Guest commentator on Biden-Ryan vice-presidential debate on website Mashable.com.
Addresssed Cornell University class on the United Nations via phone.
Interviewed on Global Connections TV program in NYC on UN's latest challenges.
Interviewed on South South TV News Network in NYC about UN's current challenges.
Participated in survey by Foreign Policy Magazine (Sept.-Oct.) on "Who Broke the UN?", pp. 51-53.
Published Huffingtonpost.com piece on "Paul Ryan -- Sarah Palin Redux?" over Romney's choice of Congressman Paul Ryan as his Vice-Presidential running mate.
Published Huffingtonpost.com piece on "Romney's Panic Attack" about his plea to Obama to drop his attacks on his business and tax returns.
Published Huffingtonpost.com piece on "FDR's 1936 Lessons for Obama" explaining how FDR won a second term with a 16.7% unemployment rate.
Panelist on Russia Today TV half-hour "Cross Talk" program on the current political upheavals in Egypt.
Hosted lunch for David Maraniss, author of new book, "Barack Obama: The Story", at the Luncheon Society, NYC.
Member of experts group gathered for a "Brainstorming on the United Nations" half-day meeting sponsored by the International Peace Institute in NYC.
Participated in half-hour discussion show on the UN's failures in Syria on Voice of Russia radio in London.
Quoted in Foreignpolicy.com piece, "Bad Cop/Good Cop With Ban and Annan" by Washington Post reporter, Colum Lynch.
Interviewed for book about Stephen Spender by his son Matthew Spender.
Quoted in Politico.com piece, "Caro Revives Kennedy-Johnson Feud", about differences between Robert Caro and Arthur Schlesinger Jr on LBJ and JFK highlighted in Caro's latest volume, "The Passage of Power".
Discussion leader on "media and society" at the 50th anniversary celebration dinner for the World Policy Institute in NYC.
Participant in all-day "brainstorming" workshop on future of the United Nations sponsored by the International Peace Academy and the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs in NYC.
Interviewed by Robert Sam Anson for Vanity Fair Magazine, about Sen. George McGovern's presidential campaign on its 40th anniversary.
Op-Ed published in Sunday Los Angeles Times entitled "Iran Then and Now: As Tehran Faces Off With Israel, the United States and Europe, it's Worth Remembering How The Islamic Republic Fights -- Dirty and Long."
Live radio interview with BBC Radio Five Live on the Syrian crisis
Radio interview with WUSB, University of Stony Brook, about letter published in NY Times
Letter published in New York Times on Pres. Eisenhower's CIA coups in Iran in 1953 and Guatemala in 1954
Interview about NY Times letter with the History News Network (hnn.us)
Appeared in documentary entitled "America's Senator: The Unexpected Odyssey of Arthur Vandenberg"
Wrote Huffingtonpost.com piece entitled "A Memoir At Age 99" about my mother's just published book of recollections, "I Remember: A Life of Politics, Painting and People" (TidePool Press, Inc)
Publication of "The Unquiet American: Richard Holbrooke In The World" (Public Affairs) which includes Holbrooke's 2003 NY Times Sunday Book Review of my book, "Act of Creation"
Quoted in CNN.com piece "Apology Reignites Conversation About Ousted Guatemalan Leader" on Guatemala's apology to Jacobo Arbenz for overthrowing his government in 1954
Quoted in New York Times piece entitled "An Apology For a Guatemalan Coup, 57 Years Later" by Elisabeth Malkin
Speaker at luncheon hosted by the Committee on Teaching About the United Nations, NYC
Piece in Huffingtonpost.com and Wall Street Journal.com entitled "Occupy Wall Street: Obama's Jobs Bill"
Interviewed by former Christian Science Monitor correspondent Lucia Mouat for her book, The United Nations' Tob Job: A Close Look At The Work of Eight Secretaries-General (pub. 2014).
Speaker at David Rockefeller Center at Harvard University event honoring legacy of the late President of Guatemala, Jacobo Arbenz
Interview on ABC's "Inside Edition" discussing role of my father in newly released tapes and book of interviews with Jacqueline Kennedy in 1964
Interview with the Le Monde US correspondent on America's foreign policy after 9/11
Op-Ed piece in New York Times entitled "Ghosts of Guatemala's Past"
Speaker at the Annenberg Retreat at Sunnylands Center, Rancho Mirage, California.
Interview with Bill Miller on South-South TV and on Global Connections Television on the UN; interview with Italian radio on the killing of Osama Bin Laden.
Interview with New York Times' David Itzkoff on upcoming book project on Arthur Schlesinger Jr.'s Letters.
Interviewed by author Thomas Maier for book on the Churchill family and the Kennedy family.
Panelist at Fordham Lincoln Center discussing the 50th anniversary of the Kennedy Administration.
Guest Speaker at New York University forum discussing the UN and the Libyan conflict.
Quoted in The Toronto Star, "Wiki Leaks Has Unsettled Everybody" by Olivia Ward.
Quoted in Guardian.co.uk in "WikiLeaks Cables: Hillary Clinton Meets Ban Ki-Moon After Spying Revelations" by Ewen MacAskill, Robert Booth and Julian Borger.
Quoted in TheNation.com on-line piece by The Nation's UN correspondent, Barbara Crossette, "WikiLeaks Reveals State Department Pushed Diplomats to Spy"
Quoted in Washington Post on-line piece, "UN Hobnobs With Hollywood" by Colum Lynch on Foreign Policy "Turtle Bay" blog
Quoted by National Public Radio on-line and interviewed by The Los Angeles Times editorial board about President Obama's announcement that he is backing India for permanent membership on the UN Security Council
Interviewed on "Russia Today" TV program "Crosstalk" on UN's future
Panelist on Hofstra University symposium on "US Presidential Leadership at the UN"
Did background interview with Karen De Young of The Washington Post on de Mistura piece in Huffingtonpost.com
Wrote Huffingtonpost.com piece "The UN Thinks The End Is In Sight in Afghanistan" on talk by the UN's Afghanistan representative, Staffan de Mistura at the International Peace Academy in NYC
Signatory to "A New Way Forward: Rethinking US strategy on Afghanistan" officially released today by the Afghanistan Study Group and convened by the New America Foundation in Washington
Interviewed on half-hour Global Connections TV show (UN TV) in NYC about upcoming Act of Creation documentary and UN's future
Did background interview with Colum Lynch of The Washington Post for an article on U.S. presidential addresses to the UN General Assembly
Quoted in CNN.com International article, "Senior Official Chastises UN Chief In Parting Shot"
Author, "Art in The Making: Capturing a Book About the Birth of the UN Onto Film", The InterDependent on-line magazine of the UNA-USA
Commentary on two President Kennedy speeches, his Inaugural Address, and his Berlin speech, on PBS, WAMC (NorthEast Public Radio) show "Power of Words"
Quoted in front page The Washington Post story "Queen Elizabeth Addresses UN For First Time Since 1957"
Speaker at reception announcing launching of UN documentary project based on "Act of Creation", UN French Ambassador residence, NYC
Trip to Ireland
Lectures at Occidental College and University of Southern California, Los Angeles, on Obama and the UN
Washington Post/Turtle Bay/Foreign Policy Magazine website, Colum Lynch column "Longtime UN Booster Rips Ban Ki Moon" reporting on my article, "Bosom Buddies? Ban's and Obama's Curious Relations", World Policy Journal, Spring 2010
Radio interview on Act of Creation on WJFF radio, Jeffersonville, New York
Interview for documentary celebrating the 90th anniversary of the League of Women Voters
Participant in debate over Obama's Afghanistan policy with Michael Rubin of the American Enterprise Institute, on PublicSquare.net
Speaker at Yale Symposium on UN Charter, Political Science Department, New Haven, Connecticut
Half-hour interview for Global Connections, UN TV, on latest UN global challenges
Speech to New York State Archives Partnership Trust on why the UN was located in NYC
Panelist at Russian Embassy conference on Andrei Gromyko and US-Soviet relations, cosponsered by Kennan Institute and Woodrow Wilson International Center For Scholars, Washington DC
Panelist at NYU Center for Global Affairs symposium on "The US/UN Relationship: A Realistic Appraisal"
Speech to Worldview Institute on future of the UN, NYC
Meeting of Council on Foreign Relations Advisory Committee on UN Security Council reform, Washington, D.C.
Quoted in New York Times story on Libyan leader al-Qaddafi, "Libyan Leader Delivers a Scolding in UN Debut"
Lou Dobbs show (CNN) debate on UN
"Hearts and Minds" Interview for SKY-TV on Afghanistan and Colombia
"Hearts and Minds" Interview for SKY-TV, Europe on Latin America
Quoted in Wall Street Journal story on Ban Ki Moon, "The UN's Invisible Man"
Interview on Leonard Lopate Show, WNYC radio, on Latin American coups
Interview with eFM's "This Morning", an English-language Korean radio station in Seoul on Ban Ki Moon
Debate with Jacob Heilbrunn on Al Jazeera TV on Ban Ki Moon
Interview with BBC Radio News "The Today Programme" on the military coup in Honduras
Interview with weekly TV talk show, "The Autograph", Press TV
"Hearts and Minds" Roundtable -- panel discussion for SKY TV broadcast on Obama's Speech on Islam in Egypt
"Hearts and Minds" Roundtable -- panel discussion for SKY TV broadcast on the Middle East
Conference on "Building a More Effective United Nations: Opportunities For the Obama Administration", Woodrow Wilson Center, Washington, D.C.
"Hearts and Minds" Roundtable -- panel discussion for SKY TV broadcast in Europe on the topic of Afghanistan
NYU Academic Mission to Istanbul and Ankara, Turkey
Quoted in Washington Post story on new US UN mission building
"Hearts and Minds" Roundtable -- panel discussion for SKY TV broadcast on Obama's foreign policy
Interview with ZDF German TV on Ban Ki-Moon
Interview with Bloomberg News on Gaza and the UN
New York Times interview on Bob Kerrey, president of New School
Extra in movie "Che"-- screening at Ziegfeld
Speaker at the UN Ass. of USA Council of Organizations, NYC
Speaker on 2008 Presidential Election panel, 92nd St. Y, 8-9PM, NYC
Presentation at Barnes and Noble, Tribeca, NYC on Journals book
Interview with The Yomiuri Simbun on UN
Presentation at Occidental University in NYC on UN
Interview for PBS documentary on UN
Interview with Newsweek On-Air radio on President Bush's foreign policy
Speaker at Franklin Roosevelt Presidential Library on the Future of the United Nations
Speaker at Franklin Roosevelt Azorean Forum: Transatlantic Relations in European and American Public Opinion
Interview for French documentary on the United Nations
Roundtable participant at American Foreign Policy Committee meeting on the UN Human Rights Council
Presentation of Journals book at the Century Club
Address to the World Federation of United Nations Associations luncheon honoring Ambassador William Vanden Heuvel
Presentation of Journals book at the Knickerbocker Club
Panel Discussion at the School of International and Public Affairs, Columbia Unversity entitled “Can the United Nations Meet the Challenges of the 21st Century?”
Interview with Newsweek On Air radio on Clinton-Obama race
Panel Discussion on Journals book at the Strand Bookstore, New York City